Robert W. Crandall
Robert W. Crandall is a Senior Fellow in the Economic Studies Program of the Brookings Institution. His research has focused on telecommunications regulation, cable television regulation, the effects of trade policy in the steel and automobile industries, environmental policy, and the changing regional structure of the U.S. economy. His current research focuses on competition in the telecommunications sector and the development of broadband services. He was a Johnson Research Fellow at the Brookings Institution and has taught economics at Northwestern University, MIT, the University of Maryland, and the George Washington University, and the Stanford in Washington program. Prior to assuming his current position at Brookings, Dr. Crandall served as assistant, acting, and deputy director for the Council on Wage and Price Stability. He holds an M.S. and a Ph.D. in economics from Northwestern University.